BT-5 February 1940. Finland. Finnish soldiers inspect the scene of the battle in Western Lemetti
The Winter War was a military conflict between the Soviet Union and Finland. It began with a Soviet invasion of Finland on 30 November 1939, three months after the outbreak of World War II, and ended three and a half months later with the Moscow Peace Treaty on 13 March 1940.
Finnish soldier on guard duty during christmas night, Uhtuan suunta, 24 December 1943.
Photograph taken by Väinö Ukura and was provided by Sa-kuva.
No Christmas truce during the Winter War.
Jätän tän vaan tähän
A Finnish soldier poses with a captured Soviet Mosin–Nagant sniper rifle during the Winter War, 1940
Estonian volunteer regiment officer candidate training in Finland, 5 Aug 1944.
Finnish cavalry on a road, photographed during war games of summer 1939
The old man does not care if you have a permit!
Mannerheim wants you people off the lawn, Pronto!